Publications

Below, you’ll find my publication list including preprints and presentation slides.
You may also visit my Scholar and DBLP profiles.

2019

SOTorrent: Studying the Origin, Evolution, and Usage of Stack Overflow Code Snippets.
Sebastian Baltes, Christoph Treude, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR 2019) (to appear).
Acceptance rate: 33% (1/3).
Selected as MSR Mining Challenge 2019.
Preprint arXiv

2018

Towards a Theory of Software Development Expertise.
Sebastian Baltes and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 26th ACM Joint European Software Engineering Conference and Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (ESEC/FSE 2018) (to appear).
Acceptance rate: 21% (61/289).
Preprint arXiv

SOTorrent: Reconstructing and Analyzing the Evolution of Stack Overflow Posts.
Sebastian Baltes, Lorik Dumani, Christoph Treude, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR 2018).
Acceptance rate: 33% (37/113).
Invited to an EMSE journal special issue.
Preprint arXiv Slides BibTeX

Usage and Attribution of Stack Overflow Code Snippets in GitHub Projects.
Sebastian Baltes and Stephan Diehl.
Empirical Software Engineering (Online First).
Preprint arXiv

Constructing Urban Tourism Space Digitally: A Study of Airbnb Listings in Two Berlin Neighborhoods.
Natalie Stors and Sebastian Baltes.
Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 2, Issue CSCW, Article 166 (PACMHCI/CSCW 2018) (to appear).
Acceptance rate: 26% (185/722).
Preprint arXiv

(No) Influence of Continuous Integration on the Commit Activity in GitHub Projects.
Sebastian Baltes, Jascha Knack, Daniel Anastasiou, Ralf Tymann, and Stephan Diehl.
4th International Workshop on Software Analytics (SWAN 2018) (to appear).
Acceptance rate: 64% (7/11).
Preprint arXiv

2017

Round-Trip Sketches: Supporting the Lifecycle of Software Development Sketches from Analog to Digital and Back.
Sebastian Baltes, Fabrice Hollerich, and Stephan Diehl.
2017 IEEE Working Conference on Software Visualization (VISSOFT 2017).
Acceptance rate: 59% (10/17).
Preprint arXiv Slides Poster BibTeX

Attribution Required: Stack Overflow Code Snippets in GitHub Projects.
Sebastian Baltes, Richard Kiefer, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 39th International Conference on Software Engineering Companion (ICSE 2017).
Preprint arXiv Poster BibTeX

2016

Worse Than Spam: Issues In Sampling Software Developers.
Sebastian Baltes and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM 2016).
Acceptance rate: 37% (23/61).
Preprint arXiv Slides BibTeX

Visual Analysis and Coding of Data-Rich User Behavior.
Tanja Blascheck, Fabian Beck, Sebastian Baltes, Thomas Ertl, and Daniel Weiskopf.
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST 2016).
Acceptance rate: 32% (50/157).
Preprint BibTeX

Effects of Sketching on Program Comprehension (Research Plan).
Sebastian Baltes and Stefan Wagner.
Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Agile Processes in Software Engineering and Extreme Programming (XP 2016).
Acceptance rate: 38% (5/13).
Preprint arXiv BibTeX

2015

Navigate, Understand, Communicate: How Developers Locate Performance Bugs.
Sebastian Baltes, Oliver Moseler, Fabian Beck, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM 2015).
Acceptance rate: 25% (20/81).
Preprint arXiv Slides BibTeX

VisualCues: Visually Explaining Source Code in Computer Science Education.
Benjamin Biegel, Sebastian Baltes, Bob Prevos, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC 2015).
Acceptance rate: 48% (36/75).
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CodeBasket: Making Developers’ Mental Model Visible and Explorable.
Benjamin Biegel, Sebastian Baltes, Ivan Scarpellini, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Context for Software Development (CSD 2015).
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Sketches and Diagrams in Practice.
Sebastian Baltes and Stephan Diehl.
LNI 239, GI Software Engineering & Management 2015 (SE 2015).
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2014

Sketches and Diagrams in Practice.
Sebastian Baltes and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014).
Acceptance rate: 22% (61/273).
Preprint arXiv Slides Poster BibTeX

Linking Sketches and Diagrams to Source Code Artifacts.
Sebastian Baltes, Peter Schmitz, and Stephan Diehl.
Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014 Research Demos).
Acceptance rate: 65% (15/23).
Preprint arXiv Poster Video BibTeX

RegViz: Visual Debugging of Regular Expressions
Fabian Beck, Stefan Gulan, Benjamin Biegel, Sebastian Baltes, Daniel Weiskopf. Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2014 NIER).
Acceptance rate: 24% (35/146).
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